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HTC U 11 to Feature '360 Real-Life Recording', Teaser Reveals

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This second such feature, besides the squeezable multi-functional frame, that makes HTC U 11 a unique smartphone in the market. Last year's HTC 10 had a similar power, and did certainly shoot brilliant 4K videos (among the best we'd seen on a phone in terms of a video and audio combo) but this could be a bigger step forward. Read More »

One-millionth Porsche 911 built - Iconic model reaches major milestone

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The one millionth Porsche 911 has rolled out at Porche's Zuffenhausen plant, a specially commissioned model from Porsche Exclusive. Other nods to the past include the Irish Green paint job and gold "Porsche 911" lettering on the boot, but under the skin this is a very modern 911 S, a far more powerful 911 than that 128bhp original 911. Read More »

South Korea's new leader discusses North Korea, defence system with China's Xi

Moon has taken a more conciliatory line with North Korea than his conservative predecessors and advocates engagement. The new South Korean president was inaugurated only one day after the election as the event sought to fill the top elected office, which became vacant after former President Park Geun-hye was removed on March 10 over a range of corruption allegations. Read More »

Indian-origin man's start-up bags UK's biggest funds injection

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He had founded the firm along with Rob Whitehead, the chief technology officer, when they studied computer science together at Cambridge University. Two years ago the start-up was given $20 million from Silicon Valley group Andreessen Horowitz , which it used to fund its expansion and employ up to 20 people. Read More »

Google Docs scam reported

Do these satellite images prove North Korea is about to carry out another nuclear test? If they agreed, the app would then send additional copies of the original email to the users' contacts. The phishing attack only took two clicks before hackers had access to your personal email history. "We realise people are concerned about their Google accounts, and we're now able to give a fuller explanation after further investigation". Read More »

Watch Microsoft's Windows 10-focused Build keynote here, live

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On the other hand, this also makes things for Windows developers more exciting. At Build 2017 Microsoft will "again try and tempt developers to create Universal Windows Apps for its Windows 10 operating system, while also convincing them to port existing desktop apps into the Windows Store", reckons The Verge . Read More »

Mobile will reportedly offer Samsung Galaxy S8 BOGO deal starting May 12

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The chip has already been integrated into other Samsung smartphones including the Galaxy A series globally and the Galaxy C series in China . For those who miss hanging up on a call with a stylish flip of the wrist, but still want some of the features available from a modern high-end smartphone, the Galaxy Folder 2 is the handset for you. Read More »

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Unveiled at Build

Microsoft this week doubled down on its commitment to virtual and mixed reality as the next big computing platform. The changes in the new Edge browser would be subtle but welcome and will enhance the entire user experience in the browser. Read More »

Microsoft's new mobile app enables Windows developers to test on iOS

Cloud Shells are accessible through the Microsoft Azure web portal, as well as the Azure mobile app for iOS and Android, which was just released Wednesday. And yes, before you ask, the Live Player team has talked with Apple, and Live Player has been approved for distribution in the App Store. Xamarin Live Player isn't the only piece of mobile development news out of Microsoft's Build developer conference Thursday. Read More »

Apple's iPhone Tops Samsung in First Quarter

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Despite not officially offering the product in West, OPPO managed to sell 8.9 million R9s units - which is pretty darn impressive. As for Samsung, it took up fourth and fifth place with the cheaper Galaxy J3 and J5 smartphones. Headquartered in the city of Dongguan in Guangdong province, "Oppo is largely unknown in the Western world, but its brand is wildly popular in China and growing rapidly across India", Mawston said. Read More »

Microsoft details upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Apple stands to gain through the deal if more people are able to download iTunes to Windows-based personal computers and perhaps sign up to its Apple Music streaming service. But the rumored Microsoft Surface Phone is expected to bring the company back on top with its impressive specs and design. It uses light, depth, motion, and material choices to create a whole new style of UI that's modern yet familiar. Read More »

Windows 10 S will have Edge permanently set as your default browser

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The new operating system will take around 15 seconds to be ready for a student to log in and use it for the first time, which is a faster process compared to the current Windows 10 Pro. The Microsoft Edge browser will be getting a revamp, too. For a crisp and clear audio experience, Microsoft has added Omnisonic Speakers with radiant omnidirectional sound and Dolby Audio Premium. Read More »

Windows 10 update helps ID best photos, videos

That shift to smartphones and tablets also is one of the reasons the next Windows 10 update will include a multi-faceted clipboard to let you copy text, images and other content on a PC and paste it on a phone, even iPhones and Android, as though the PC and phone were one. Read More »

Microsoft Introduces Skills Kit to Make Cortana Smarter

Cortana To Rival Alexa And Google Assistant? To illustrate, if one is driving and gets a message, the Microsoft AI assistant will remind one about the same when the user is at their desk and can respond to the same easily. Amazon has a good head-start in the hardware department and third-party skills development with its popular and expanding line of Echo devices. Ash agrees with the notion, saying that "some things are just better on a screen". Read More »

Google Taimen to Bring 4 GB RAM and Android O Latest Update

A little we have seen on this platform is about the processor and RAM. The report says Google sold some 5 million Pixel phones around the world but could have sold even more if it weren't for those annoying supply constraints. First off, the device benchmarked was noted running on Android O - the version of Android now only available as part of a developer preview. But, we can hope that in the coming few weeks, we will have details of these devices. Read More »

Snapchat's First Earnings Report Reports Few Earnings for Snapchat

In after-hours trading, however, its shares dropped more than 25 percent, reaching a low of $17.18. Moreover, co-founders of Snapchat Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy each lost more than $ 1 billion due to share dip. In its first earnings call , Snap is already trying to move goal posts away from stuff like revenue and daily active users and onto "engagement". Read More »

Redmond Software Maker Could Soon Rebrand "Windows Store" as "Microsoft Store"

The theory is that by managing all software, including updates, through the Microsoft Store , Windows 10 S can better control your laptop's resources and security. "The result is the most personal and balanced Surface we've ever made". The Microsoft Surface laptop is a 13.5-inch ultrabook which is available with a 2256 x 1506 panel and narrow bezel design. Read More »

I take my social responsibility seriously, says Priyanka Chopra

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You know she is still 'on a visa!' Priyanka chose to dazzle the show, donning a chic gold and black dress paired with heels, and we can't agree more with her global fashion statements going viral like anything. FYI: Priyanka is wearing Giuseppe Zanotti heels and a Ralph Lauren dress. The Bollywood diva made headlines as she donned what has been said to be the world's longest trench coat. Read More »

DocuSign invests in Canada with new Microsoft Azure partnership

Devs can also now add new capabilities to Teams app. In both spaces, Redmond, Washington-based Microsoft is squaring up to rivals like Amazon .com Inc. For example, Fortune discussed the moves in an article titled " Microsoft Doubles Down on Cloud Databases to Fend Off Amazon and Google ". The firm believes Microsoft remains one of the marquee cloud and AI stocks to own based on multiple upside levers to the model, including: Momentum in commercial cloud, growing 50% y/y, new gaming ... Read More »

A new era for Windows

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With Build 2017 underway in Seattle , Microsoft has issued a new Windows 10 Insider Preview build that delivers a few of the Fall Creators Update features it first showed off earlier today. That is far less than the $3,000 to $5,000 Microsoft has been charging for another mixed reality headset called HoloLens. The prior tally of users of the operating system, released in September, was 400 million. Read More »

Maryland regulators OK nation's largest offshore wind plan

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MARTHA'S VINEYARD -Avangrid Renewables and Vineyard Wind have announced that they have formed a strategic partnership to jointly develop a large scale wind energy project off the coast of MA. Enough wind capacity would be generated to power 531,200 homes. The estimated cost of Skipjack's project is around $720 million, or $6,000/kW. Vineyard Wind has also worked hard to establish long-term relationships and partnerships with the local community that will provide significant benefit to the ... Read More »

Apple earnings are coming, but how about that iPhone 8?

Apple has about 80,000 employees in the USA and plans to hire thousands more "in the future", according to Cook. California-based Apple Inc .(NASDAQ:AAPL), which is due to unveil a new phone in the last quarter of this year, said it sold 50.8 million iPhones in the period, down 1% year-over-year. Read More »

What You Need to Know About Windows 10 S

Still, at just over $2,000, the highest configuration of Core i7 / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD with 14.5 hrs battery life in a 2.7 pound frame is a compelling device for any number of professionals, especially with a touch screen and a Pixel Sense screen that clearly sets it above anything Apple can now offer. Read More »

EA is bringing The Sims to Android and iOS

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The team reveals that they have also introduced some brand-new features, including creating and customizing Sims , building homes, and shaping their legacy. For instance, when your Sims retire, you'll get to unlock hobbies and careers for future generations of Sims , an interesting feature often seen in roguelike games. Read More »

Microsoft Updates Malware Protection Engine

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Addressing the discovery in a security advisory this week, Microsoft confirmed that successful exploitation would see the attacker "take control of the system". Further, mpengine contains a component called NScript that evaluates filesystem and network activity that looks like JavaScript for malicious behavior. Read More »

Pre-Order 4K HDR TCL Roku TVs This Month

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Dolby Vision is Dolby's version of HDR TV. In addition to the 55-inch 55P607, TCL's P-Series includes 50- and 65-inch models. The design-focused C Series still very much looks like any other modern TV, with the entire industry moving to smaller bezels and thinner displays. Read More »

Absolver Trailer Announces Release Date of August 29th

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Absolver will put players in the role of a Prospect who has recently taken a sacred vow and joined up with a team of elite fighters, the Absolvers, in order to maintain stability in the world. Watch the combat overview trailer below. Unlocked abilities can be assigned to four available stances, each stance signifying a relative position to the opponent. Read More »

Morrowind Early Access Details Outlined

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This is separate from the game's Public Test Server beta, explains Bethesda , as players will receive the full game, playable on live servers, with saves and progression transferable when Morrowind officially launches on June 6 . But after some tinkering and a rethinking of the payment method, the game has built a solid and dedicated playerbase that has supported the game ever since. Read More »

Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos

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The Fall Creators Update will be available later this year, Myerson said . Yeah, Ubuntu, Fedora, and openSUSE side-by-side in Windows 10. Or as Joe Belfiore , corporate vice president in the Operating Systems Group at Microsoft , put it, "Windows PCs will love all your devices". Read More »

Google Chrome banned from Windows 10 S

Company officials announced some of the latest adjustments during last week's Ask Me Anything (AMA) about Windows as a Service on the Microsoft Tech Comunity site. Microsoft has been open about this in the past, saying they knew they wouldn't be able to make it several months before their deadline of 2 years since the Windows 10 launch. Read More »

Windows 10 is now running on 500 million devices, Microsoft says

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Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella, who opened the Seattle conference, also highlighted the need to build trust in technology, saying new applications must avoid the dystopian futures feared by some. Last week, Microsoft announced plans to add Spotify. ITunes has always been available as a traditional Windows app, but its expansion to the Windows Store is a victory for Microsoft as it seeks to make more apps available to its full range of Windows devices, including the recently ... Read More »

Google is making it easier to find events going on around town

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Say you search for " jazz concerts in Austin ", or " art events this weekend ". For example, if I search for [ seo events ] on mobile, I get a listing of upcoming SEO events . 'Hear about an fantastic event but can't remember where to buy the tickets, ' Nishant Ranka, product manager, shared in the announcement. After selecting an event , users will be directed to the appropriate vendor website or app, if installed, to purchase or reserve tickets. Read More »

Microsoft's Project Emma is a wearable that helps with Parkinson's tremors

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The video showed Lawton trying to draw a square with her shaky right hand, and then again, wearing Emma. But at Build 2017 in Seattle Wednesday, Microsoft went for the waterworks at the conclusion of CEO Satya Nadella's keynote address: it showcased a prototype watch that eliminated the arm shaking that often plagues those suffering from the neurological disease Parkinson's. Read More »